November 27, 2020— Four Corners Health Department COVID-19 Updates:  Latest Cases and Data

November 27, 2020

Four Corners Health Department COVID-19 Updates:  Latest Cases and Data

As of Friday, November 27, the Four Corners Risk Dial remains in the Red Severe COVID-19 Risk Level at 3.19.  It has improved slightly from the previous week, when the setting was 3.25.  At this time, Four Corners strongly urges our communities to Avoid the 3 C’s:  Crowded Places, Close Contact and Confined Spaces.  Remember to wash your hands often and wear a face mask that covers your nose and mouth.  Public health recommendations and the COVID-19 dashboard are posted on our website at www.fourcorners.ne.gov.

Over the Thanksgiving holiday into Friday, there have been 72 new cases of COVID-19 reported in the Four Corners District (November 26-27):

  • York County had 27 new cases for a total of 1,015.
  • Seward County had 23 new cases for a total of 1,260.
  • Butler County added 21 new cases for 576 total cases.
  • Polk County had 1 new case for 407 cases total.

The total cumulative number of COVID-19 cases in the Four Corners District is 3,258.  There have been 705 new cases in the past 14 days, with 332 of those cases recorded in the past 7 days.

Over the past week (7 days), the totals for each county are as follows:

  • Butler County—74
  • Polk County—25
  • Seward County—120
  • York County–113

In the past 7 days, the age breakdown of the cases is:

AGE                 #Cases             %

0-12                 15                     5

Teens               33                   10

20s                   45                   14

30s                   54                   16

40s                   51                   15

50s                   45                   14

60s                   51                   15

70s                   27                     8

80s                   9                       3

90s                   2                      <1

TOTAL             332                  100

For questions about COVID-19, please contact Four Corners at 402-362-2621 or visit the website at www.fourcorners.ne.gov.